‘Digital Geneva convention’ urged to stop countries from launching cyber attacks

SAN FRANCISCO – Calls for governments and info sec pros around the world to band together to fight nation-state and...

February 14th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Trump will soon realize Russian hacking is a persistent threat: Former FBI cyber expert

With news reports of Russians accused of hacking a U.S. political party and the Ukrainian power grid, the U.S. and...

January 24th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Donald Trump writing inaugural address

Donald Trump inauguration comes with 14 tech-related administration roles lacking nomination

On the day that Donald Trump is inaugurated as the President of the United States, a huge majority of administration...

January 20th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Adobe hack might be worse than thought: Report

More on Russia, the U.S. election hacking and who to believe

Last week's release of a declassified U.S. intelligence community report assessing Russia's  alleged activities during the last American election was...

January 9th, 2017 Howard Solomon

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The Russians are coming: What you should do about it

As I wrote yesterday, the joint analysis report from the U.S. department of Homeland Security and FBI on the alleged...

January 4th, 2017 Howard Solomon

First prediction for 2017: Trump won’t reverse soon on alleged Russian cyber attack

The year is only three days old and already I can safely make my first prediction for 2017: Donald Trump...

January 3rd, 2017 Howard Solomon

Trump should push use of strong authentication across U.S. federal systems: Report

President-elect Donald Trump's new administration should toughen identity management across all U.S. federal systems by forcing the use of strong...

December 5th, 2016 Howard Solomon

U.S. Congressional report blames management for huge federal breach

The problem with taking a vacation is that interesting things always happen when you’re away. So I’m playing catch-up on...

September 13th, 2016 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry scores multi-million dollar security contract with U.S. Government

BlackBerry this week announced it will be working with the U.S. government to both enhance the federal emergency mass notification...

July 21st, 2016 Ryan Patrick